Proposed structure for council-controlled organisations (CCOs) of the Auckland Council

General News | 12/03/2009

Proposed structure for council-controlled organisations (CCOs) of the Auckland Council

A Cabinet paper containing proposals for the structure of council-controlled organisations (CCOs) for the Auckland Council was released on 3 December 2009. The proposed CCOs are:

1          Regional Transport Authority*

2          Watercare Services Limited*

3          Waterfront Development Agency*

4          Economic Development, Tourism and Events Agency

5          Property Holdings and Development

6          Major Regional Facilities

7          Council Investments

 *These CCOs have previously been approved by Cabinet or are legislated for

A diagram showing the proposed CCO framework and giving examples of existing entities that could form part of new CCOs may be accessed from this page. The Government's decision document and supporting Cabinet papers may be accessed at www.dia.govt.nz.

ATA Executive Chairman Mark Ford said: "Our work on CCOs is still ongoing. We aim to release a Discussion Document on CCOs in the new year for consideration and feedback."